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  • life Work

    Call #3/7

    At least the week seems to be going pretty quickly! Yesterday was rather busy but last night was quiet, for which I am extremely grateful. Because #stress, I decided I needed a new daily…

    September 9, 2021
  • Work

    Call Day #2/7

    I survived day #1! I even got to enjoy a college friends zoom (from my bed!), which always improves my life outlook. And I only got one late-ish call (around 10 pm). Today will…

    September 8, 2021
  • Weekend Work

    Call, Day #1/7

    Scenes from the weekend @ Deerfield Arboretum: ALSO: I watched all of The Chair. The ending surprised me (and made me think about my own life / work quite a bit)! OMG! My solo…

    September 7, 2021
  • COVID19 life Work

    And the pandemic rages on . . .

    Just feeling kind of down. I feel like we hit such a lovely high point this summer. A point where it felt like — in this country, specifically — the pandemic was largely behind…

    July 20, 2021
  • life Parenting Work

    Tradeoffs + Parenting Is Hard

    When I look at Instagram and sometimes when I just . . . look around in the wrong locale, it seems like everyone has: Beautiful modern home. (Us: Nope) Luxury cars. At least one…

    July 7, 2021
  • Habits life Work

    Productive Procrastination

    Above is my transcript at the American Board of Pediatrics. There are quality improvement actives and knowledge assessment/maintenance activities required to maintain one’s certification (MOC = Maintenance of Certification) with the Board (a job…

    June 17, 2021
  • life Work

    Rushed

    I have been writing about time off lately. Time off is amazing. Now that I am back in the swing of things, I am struck by how rushed my days are. Today, for example,…

    June 9, 2021
  • Planners Work

    Time off: the proactive approach.

    Time off. I have figured out after many years that NO ONE IS GOING TO ENCOURAGE YOU TO SCHEDULE TIME OFF. (This podcast ep reinforced that!) Also, I have learned that DAYS THAT LOOK…

    June 3, 2021
  • life Work

    Rainbow Etc

    The little things . . . I took C&G for an evening walk around the block yesterday. Our reward was a double rainbow! (The second one is faint in this photo but definitely was…

    June 2, 2021
  • Parenting Work

    The Plot Thickens . . .

    Well, hopefully not too much! The happy news: mid-day yesterday I received an email from someone at school who knew more about their current policies and was told that Genevieve can go to school…

    May 7, 2021